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Concetta Conseula de Mexico ~ Drink of the Dioses

SO if I’m hearing this correctly, the 5th of May is just another day in most of Mexico. It’s primarily celebrated in the United States. Leave it to America to create not only a national holiday for another country, but … Continue reading

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Date Night Turns Couple into Tapas Bar Host’s

So about a week or two ago Joe and I went on a date night to McCormick and Schmick’s.  It was probably one of the best, if not THE best night out, we have had in a long time.  From … Continue reading

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Gift Giving and Other Stressful Adventures

The expense joy of the holiday season is almost upon us. This year I am hearing that people (and not the usual early shoppers) have already started shopping and snatching up things that seem like a good deal.  The only problem … Continue reading

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Bacon Spinach Dip

The leaves are turning colors and the air is crisp.  Very few things are better in the fall than a tray of hearty cheeses, crackers and fall fruit like apples and pears on a weekend night to bring in the … Continue reading

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Ohhh Buffalo Chips!

Buffalo Chips There are few things that beat Buffalo wings as an appetizer for a small gathering or football game. But what if you are not big on chicken wings or messy fingers? Perhaps it’s too expensive to bring wings for … Continue reading

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Ghostly Glasses

I was thinking the other day while we were having a small blast of chilly weather that fall is my favorite time of the year.  The colorful leaves on a walk through the woods, the cooler weather and the smell … Continue reading

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The not yet seen on T.V. “Patio Panini Press”

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I love a good sandwich, especially a panini. My daughter bought me a panini press this year for Christmas and I have been waiting for the right time to use it.  Its pretty amazing that she was able to find … Continue reading

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Empty Drawers and The Bunco Girls

Ahh, the second Thursday of the month, the night when my Bunco group gets together for our monthly night out with each other.  There are twelve regulars in this group plus those that are called in when a substitute is … Continue reading

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Tomato Cream Sauce with Capers and Roasted Red Peppers

I wasn’t really sure how I felt about this when I started. The only time I have had capers was in a veal or a chicken dish, typically with some sort of lemon sauce. Those dishes are  wonderful but I … Continue reading

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Fall Blessings ~ Take the Time…

It’s that time of year again, the cooler days cruise by so quickly …I begin to think of all the childhood memories Fall brings with it, decorating for the holiday’s, special meals, parties and time spent with family and friends. It … Continue reading

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